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Thu, Mar 24, 2022 09:00AM EDT
Lot 135

Pair of Cockatoos and Blanc de Chine Bird Figural Group

Estimate: $200 - $400

Bid Increments

Price Bid Increment
$0 $25
$100 $50
$1,000 $100
$2,000 $200
$3,000 $250
$5,000 $500
$10,000 $1,000
$20,000 $2,000
$50,000 $5,000
$100,000 $10,000

Italian, 20th century, comprising: pair of ceramic cockatoos, hand painted yellow, green black and blue, on leafy branches, naturalistic base, "Made in Italy" label to base, taller 12 in.; blanc de chine porcelain bird figural group, depicting birds on flowering branches, nest, rocky base, painted "600/Made Italy" to base, 12-1/2 in.

Provenance: Private Collection, Kingsport, Tennessee


cockatoos some firing flaws, paper label to base, felted pads to base, scratching; figural group some mild scratching, wear to base

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